This treatment involves a minor surgery that outlines the shape of the gum in order to discover all the natural enamel of the crown or gingival margins to match. The main benefits of a gingivectomy are primarily cosmetic since they allow the patient to have a nicer smile, because the tooth is bigger and more harmonious. If you decide to opt for this type of operation, you'll get show less gum and more teeth solving aesthetic problem when smiling. You will also have a perfect form of gum, for any imperfections or asymmetries that could be corrected.
Type of anesthesia: Local or assisted sedation.
Operating time: Between 40 and 60 minutes.